The Power Team of Sioux Falls
Scott Hettenbach is the Director of the POWER Sports Performance Program for Sanford Health. Since 2013 he has overseen the daily operations of all athlete performance training programs at the 85,000 sq ft Sanford Fieldhouse in Sioux Falls.
From 1995-2013 he was the associate director of sports conditioning at the University of Wisconsin, and led strength and conditioning efforts for the Badger men’s basketball program for 19 seasons. Hettenbach oversaw all facets of strength, speed, agility, conditioning, testing, recovery and nutrition for the program and worked with team physicians and athletic training staff on injury prevention and return to play protocol and progressions.
In addition to his duties with men’s basketball, Hettenbach also worked with football, women’s basketball, women’s volleyball, men’s soccer, track and field, golf, tennis and swimming at various points in his career with the Badgers. Scott coached numerous NBA, NFL, NHL and Olympic athletes while at the University of Wisconsin. Among that group are current and former NBA players Frank Kaminsky, Sam Dekker, Devin Harris, Jon Leuer, Michael Finley and Alando Tucker.
Scott earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse, where he was a hurdler on the track and field team. He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), and is certified through the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) as a Level 2 Golf Fitness Instructor.
Jesse Haines, CSCS is a Strength and Conditioning Specialist at Sanford POWER and has been here since the Fall of 2004. Before that, Jesse spent one season as an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach with the NBA’s Memphis Grizzlies. Jesse was a two-sport athlete (football and track & field) in college at the University of South Dakota where he graduated in 2000. After his college career was completed, he played under Coach Kurtiss Riggs for two seasons with the Sioux Falls Storm. High school honors include: South Dakota High School Athlete of the Year, Gatorade Track & Field Athlete of the Year, and High School Coaches Association Track & Field All-American.
Jim Lloyd has been a Strength and Conditioning Specialist with Sanford POWER for 15 years. He received his Bachelor’s degree in sports management with an emphasis in exercise from Southwest Minnesota State. Jim has over 15 years of experience in the strength and conditioning field, and has been certified as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) since May 1999. He has designed workouts for high school athletes and a wide variety of adult populations including firefighters, military, police, and endurance athletes. Jim uses his Kettlebell certification and experience to add non-traditional strength training equipment like kettlebells, ropes, sandbags, and tires into his workouts.
Brad Rilling is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA. He’s been a Strength and Conditioning Specialist with Sanford POWER since 1999. He earned a Bachelor’s degree from Black Hills State University. Brad is a certified referee for USA Powerlifting. Brad is also a 5-time state powerlifting champion and holds the state record bench press in the powerlifting division. Brad has trained youth athletes, a world bench press champion, all-state high school athletes, various college and pro athletes. Brad also has vast experience training adult athletes helping them meet all of their physical goals.
Hunter Glascock is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA and Level 1 Sports Performance Coach through the USAW. Hunter earned his Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and Sport Science with a specialization in Exercise Science from the University of South Dakota. Hunter began his professional career shortly after completing his internship with Sanford POWER in May 2013. Hunter currently serves as the Strength & Conditioning Coach at Sioux Falls Lincoln High School, where he designs and implements training programs for many athletic programs including football, volleyball, basketball, soccer, track & field, cheer & dance and gymnastics. Hunter also works with a variety of athletes at the Sanford Fieldhouse from small group training to large group academies including; Pentagon Volleyball, Pentagon Basketball, Dakota Alliance Soccer Club, Flyers Hockey, and Junior Stampede Hockey. Hunter was awarded South Dakota High School Strength Coach of the Year by the ND/SD South Dakota NSCA State Advisory Board in 2016.
Jordan Soukup is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA who began working at Sanford POWER as a Strength and Conditioning Coach in August of 2014. Prior to POWER, Jordan served as an athletic performance intern at the University of Missouri, assisting with football, women’s tennis, swimming/diving, softball and volleyball. He was a strength and conditioning intern at the University of Wisconsin during the summers of 2010 and 2011, as well as the spring of 2012, working primarily with football. Jordan received his Bachelor’s degree in kinesiology, with a concentration in strength and conditioning, from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. In May of 2014 he received his Master’s degree in human performance from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. As a former graduate assistant strength coach at UW-L, he lead the design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for volleyball, softball, women’s gymnastics, and women’s basketball while assisting with football.
Charley Smook, a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), graduated in May of 2012 with his Master’s degree in sports performance from Northern State University. In graduate school, he trained youth and adults while working as an ACE certified personal trainer. He also interned with the Aberdeen Wings Hockey program where he trained several athletes who are now playing NCAA Division I hockey around the nation. Post-graduation, he accepted an internship with Sanford POWER in the summer of 2014 where he trained the Augustana baseball team, ran a speed and agility camp in Tea, worked with Legends of Gold National Wrestlers in Beresford, and trained various Junior Stampede Hockey athletes. He then joined the staff permanently in September of 2014. With his experiences, Charley is capable of training athletes of all skills and ages to take their performance to the next level.
Paul Lundgren graduated in May of 2015 with his Master’s degree in Exercise Science from South Dakota State University. At South Dakota State he designed and implemented the strength and conditioning workouts for the Jackrabbits’ track and field, golf and wrestling teams. He also assisted with the Jackrabbit Football, Basketball, Volleyball, and Baseball teams during his time at SDSU. Prior to SDSU, he completed strength and conditioning internships at Iowa State University working with the Cyclones Football team and at Central College, in Pella, Iowa working with all athletes during the summer of 2011. He graduated from Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa in December of 2011 earning his Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, while also competing in both football and track and field for the Red Raiders. Paul is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the NSCA and a Level 1 Sports Performance Coach with the USAW.
Kaity graduated from the University of South Dakota in May of 2015 with a degree in Kinesiology and Sport Science: Exercise Science. Before graduating, she was an intern with Sanford POWER and continues to gain knowledge and experience as a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist. She has been on the Sioux Falls Skyforce dance team for three years and helped create the team’s workouts. Kaity has worked with a variety of athletes from one-on-one clients to large groups. She strives to create programs that will suit the need of any athlete and help them reach their full potential.
Brady Bonte graduated in May 2018 with his Masters Degree in Education from Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, SD. While completing his degree, Brady was a graduate assistant for the Strength and Conditioning Department where he designed and implemented workouts for Volleyball, Baseball, Wrestling, and Track and Field. He was also first assistant to football and basketball during his time as a graduate assistant. Prior to his role as a strength coach for DWU he also completed two levels of internship curriculum at Dakota Wesleyan under Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Kyle Hobbs. Brady graduated from DWU with a Bachelors Degree in Sports, Exercise, and Wellness in May of 2016, while also gaining All American recognition for the Tiger football team in both 2014 and 2016. Brady is currently a level 1 Sports Performance coach with the USAW and is working towards becoming a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
Rony joined the POWER team in the Fall of 2018 as a Strength & Conditioning Specialist. Sieperda has been a Performance Coach for over three years with experience training athletes from high school, college and professional levels. He has worked with a numerous athletes and teams including women’s lacrosse, football, men’s and women’s basketball, track ,volleyball, softball and baseball. A graduate from Chase County High school in Nebraska, Rony went on to play two years of basketball at Mid Plains where he was a part of national tournament run (NJCCA) in Hutchinson. Sieperda then moved to Sioux Falls to be closer to family, and attended USF. He graduated with his BA in business and minor in entrepreneurial studies, and competed with the USF Track & Field Team where he long jumped for three years. Sieperda later got his Master’s Degree in Exercise Science through California-University of Pennsylvania. Rony has prior coaching experience at University of Sioux Falls, University of Akron, University of Colorado and the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers. He is a member of the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA), and is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).